GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - The Gulfport Police Department is investigating two separate shootings into two separate occupied dwellings which happened Friday night.
Around 11:10 PM, officers responded to the 8200 block of Florida Avenue regarding a report of gunshots. The initial investigation revealed that a home was struck by gunfire.
Then at approximately 11:58 PM, officers responded to the 2600 block of Meadowlark regarding a report of gunshots. The initial investigation revealed that a home was struck by gunfire.
Both incidents are being investigated as separate events, and the Gulfport Police Department has extra officers on duty in these areas to address these issues.
These investigations are ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to contact the Gulfport Police Department at (228) 868-5959.
You can contact Crimestoppers at 1 (877) 787-5898. You can also text CSTIP plus your message to 27437(CRIMES).